18 May 2018
This Technical Week is the second one Southern Africa and is currently being held in Mauritius from 14th to 18th May 2018.
Alteo is participating in a Technical Week organized by Bonsucro together with Omnicane, Terra, MSIRI and Altromercato at a local level; and participants from Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa and Swaziland. This Technical Week is the second one Southern Africa and is currently being held in Mauritius from 14th to 18th May 2018 with the objective to build further capacity of sustainable practices in the sugarcane sector.
A site visit around Alteo’s agricultural activities was organised Wednesday 16th May as part of the practical aspects of the training.
Alteo Milling Ltd is the unit of certification, together with its supplying area and the Refinery by the Chain of Custody, and is aiming to obtain its certification in Quarter 2 of Financial Year 2019/20.
Bonsucro is the global industry platform with a vision of thriving, sustainable producer communities and resilient assured supply chains.
This vision is achieved through supporting performance improvement and validation of sugarcane producers, linked together with a vibrant, diverse and global community of supply chain actors and support organisations.
As at date, there are 508 members in 45 countries, with 79 certified mills in 13 countries, representing 3.5 million tonnes of certified sugar and 2.5 million m3 of certified ethanol.